POV | Motherland Filmmaker Interview

Filmmaker Ramona Diaz explains what makes Fabella Hospital unique.
Position: Editor & Scriptwriter
Production Company: POV | American Documentary

For Season 30 of POV, I edited and scripted together filmmaker interviews, updating and establishing the look, style, and structure. The interview videos were shown after the television premier of the film and used for social media advertising.

Motherland (2017) dir. Ramona Diaz is an absorbingly intimate, vérité look at the busiest maternity hospital on the planet, in one of the world’s most populous countries: the Philippines. Winner, 2017 Sundance World Cinema Documentary Special Jury Award for Commanding Vision.

Filmmaker Ramona Diaz discusses the challenges of family planning education.
Filmmaker Ramona Diaz on how Kangaroo Mother Care is used in a Filipino maternity ward.